Period
to 22 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 99 119
Rank change year-on-year +29 +20 -30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 47 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.52% 2.59% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.10% 7.51% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 48 11
Median annual salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.43% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,625 £21,850 £24,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £46,250
South West median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -7.14%

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 164 626 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 25.00% 34.43% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 125 502 381
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +8.24%
10th Percentile £24,600 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,000 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +31 4 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Gloucester +19 4 £27,000 +5.88% 1
Windows Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Office 365
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) SLA
6 3 (30.00%) XenApp
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (20.00%) Retail
7 2 (20.00%) MCITP
7 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (20.00%) AWS
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) SaaS
7 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Docker

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) AWS
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) TETRA
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Skype
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (20.00%) Public Sector
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Communications Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Change Control
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Automation
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) Docker
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Apple
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam